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Why You Should Consider Getting Microneedling

Updated: April 19, 2023
By: Lauren Siso, LE, ALP

Lauren Siso, LE, ALP

Lauren Siso, LE, ALP

Lauren is the proud owner of ELLEMES Medical Spa with over a decade of experience in the Atlanta, GA area. She is recognized for her outstanding work with accolades such as Best Esthetician in Atlanta by Jezebel Magazine and Best Aesthetic Influencer by Dermascope Magazine.

woman receiving microneedling treatment

Do you want to reduce the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and acne scars? Have you thought about getting microneedling, but aren’t sure if it’s right for you? If so, then keep on reading! I’ll tell you everything there is to know about microneedling.

Read On: Want to learn more about microneedling and whether it is the right treatment option for you? Check out our Comprehensive Guide to Microneedling to learn more!

What is microneedling and how does it work?

Microneedling, also known as collagen induction therapy, is a minimally invasive procedure which stimulates the production of new collagen. It does this by creating micro-injuries in the skin by using needles or a pen device containing fine needles. These small punctures cause no harm to the body, but instead signal the skin that there may be an injury and it needs to produce more collagen to heal itself. Over time this will lead to improvements in fine lines and scars on your skin.


Benefits of microneedling

There are many benefits of microneedling, which is why it’s becoming an increasingly popular treatment. Some of these benefits include:

– A reduction in the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles

– A reduction in the appearance of acne scars

– A more even skin tone

– A firmer complexion


Who can benefit from microneedling?

Almost anyone can benefit from microneedling, as it is a very versatile treatment. However, there are some people who may see better results than others. Those who tend to see the best results are those with:

– Fine lines and wrinkles

– Acne scars

– Uneven skin tone

– Poor complexion


How much does it cost for a session?

A microneedling session is very affordable and prices vary depending on your area. An average price per session is around $350 in the Atlanta area, which isn’t too bad for some great results!


Drawbacks to consider before getting microneedling

As with any treatment, there are some drawbacks to consider before getting microneedling. These include:

– The need for multiple sessions for best results

– Some minor discomfort during the treatment

– Redness and swelling after the treatment which can last a few days

– A slight risk of infection if the equipment isn’t properly sterilized


Tips when considering whether or not to get this procedure done

Here are some tips for anyone thinking about getting their first treatment:

– Make sure to disclose any potential allergies or past skin reactions to your provider prior to treatment.

– Expect some minor skin redness and swelling immediately folowing the treatment which may last a few hours.

– Book multiple sessions for best results


Microneedling in Atlanta, GA

If you’re still not sure if microneedling is right for you, contact a skincare professional in your area to discuss your options. They will be able to help you decide if this is the right treatment for you.

If you’re interested in having this procedure done for yourself but have questions about the process or cost – give us a call today! ELLEMES Medical Spa is happy to answer any of your questions and help make booking an appointment with one of our specialists easy. Our team has years of experience providing top quality skin treatments like microneedling, so we’ll be able to recommend what’s best for you depending on your needs. We can’t wait to hear from you soon!

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Lauren Siso, Esthetician

Lauren has been medical aesthetician and laser practitioner for over 10 years and is passionate about helping her clients achieve their best skin possible. Lauren truly believes that everyone deserves to feel confident in their own skin and is dedicated to helping her clients achieve that goal!

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Lauren Siso, Medical Aesthetician at ELLEMES Medical Spa